Admission to the Global Science Graduate Course (GSGC)

Applicants for the Global Science Graduate Course (GSGC) are required to follow the Instructions for Students applying to the Master‘s Level Admission to the Global Science Graduate Course (GSGC) at the Graduate School of Science

 1. The following points must be included either in the “Statement of Purpose” (Application Document 9) or in the “Personal Statement” (Application Document 8) :
               - Your proposed thesis research topic(s) and your reasons for choosing it
               - A summary of your undergraduate study (and previous graduate study, if any)
               - Any work experience relevant to your proposed research in our department
               - Any particularly significant experience or achievement in your academic or working
                 career, and its possible relevance to your GSGC program

  2.  Faculty members who can host GSGC students are listed here

  3. The selection of successful applicants to the GSGC program will be made on the basis of application documents (including GRE and TOEFL scores) submitted as part of their application, and also by oral examination.
     Date of oral examination:
    • January 25, 2019: for applicants wishing to enroll in September, 2019 


    Contact information for inquiries:
    Office of the Department of Earth and Planetary Science
      Email: gakumu-eps.s[at]